The table below looks at the statistics for Windchill skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windchill over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PTC Windchill
Rank 605 575 583
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +8
Contract jobs citing Windchill 8 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.004% 0.009%
As % of the Applications category 0.11% 0.030% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
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£501 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £36.37 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.37 - £36.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
7610 6664 6857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.04% 12.70% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4254 3629 3490
Average daily rate £330 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +0.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 781 644 740
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.13 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.72 £26.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.32 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -6.45%

Windchill
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windchill within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Windchill Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windchill
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windchill within the UK.

Windchill Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Windchill
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windchill within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Windchill Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Windchill
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windchill within the UK.

Windchill Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Windchill
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windchill within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -23 6 £551 - 1
South East - 1 - -
Barrow-in-Furness - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cumbria - - - -
North West - - - -

Windchill
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Windchill also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windchill.

1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (31.25%) PTC
3 4 (25.00%) PLM
3 4 (25.00%) HND
3 4 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (18.75%) German Language
4 3 (18.75%) QA
4 3 (18.75%) HNC
4 3 (18.75%) Six Sigma
4 3 (18.75%) SAP
4 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
4 3 (18.75%) Aerospace
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) PDM
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) SAP BW
5 2 (12.50%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Use Case
6 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (6.25%) Middleware
6 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.25%) ERP
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft

Windchill
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Windchill also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windchill. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (18.75%) Aerospace
1 3 (18.75%) German Language
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Configuration Controller
3 2 (12.50%) TIBCO Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Business Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Mechanical Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) TIBCO Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (25.00%) PLM
2 3 (18.75%) Six Sigma
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) PDM
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Use Case
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) HND
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) HNC
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) PTC
2 4 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 3 (18.75%) SAP
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint